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The 25 cities with the most economic power on earth

CityLab and the the Martin Prosperity Institute have teamed up to compile a ranking of the 25 most economically powerful cities in the world today.<p>They've based it on four major factors: Overall economic clout, equity and quality of life, financial power and global competitiveness. Their estimates …

Urbanization

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Self-improvement

9 awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

The week marches on, and we’ve got another great list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free for you today. Yesterday’s list was home to eight …

Apps

A New Caption That Works for Every New Yorker Cartoon

In 2006, a blogger named Charles Lavoie argued that every <i>New Yorker</i> cartoon—from bears-waiting-in-an-elevator to two-old-businessmen-playing-with-dolls—could be aptly captioned “Christ, what an asshole!” Lavoie was correct: They totally could. He documented the rewritten cartoons on his blog for …

Cartoons

12 Foods That Aren't Nearly As Healthy As You Think

<i>By: Alexandra Duron</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/looseends</i><p>With all the mac & cheese and fried chicken in the world, going for lighter bites can be a struggle. To make matters worse, some foods are disguised as healthy options, when really they're just tricking us into eating hundreds of extra calories and …

Nutrition

27 Breakfast Sandwiches That Cure a Hangover With Less Grease

Sometimes the best breakfast is one you can eat on the go. As much as we try to sit down for meals, we're often too rushed in the a.m. hours, …

Breakfast

The Newest Fashion Craze In China Is Hair Clips That Look Like Food

Out: Plastic plant hair clips. In: Plastic meat.

Batman confronts police racism in latest comic book

New issue wades into the conversations about race, poverty and gentrification roiling the US, responding to a new political consciousness among fans<p>People die every day in Gotham City, the fictional hive of corruption where Batman patrols the rooftops. But not until Wednesday did the Dark Knight …

Comic Books

How To Successfully Quit Your Job and Move Abroad

We all dream of that moment: the day when you gracefully hand in your two weeks notice and decide you're going to quit your job, follow your dreams and move abroad. Shortly after graduating from college I was living in New York City, working with a company that I loved and making over 55,000 a …

Women of Color

All The Gory Details On How This Director Made A Horror Movie So Gross, People Are Fainting And Puking

An ambulance arrived at the premiere of Bite when the audience didn’t react well. The director talks making horror movies dangerously gross.<p>The goal of any self-respecting horror movie director is to provoke a reaction. Chad Archibald’s new film, however, has induced a reaction far more physical …

Adventure-seeking puppy gets head stuck in wall, continues lovin' life

This dog is showing this hole in a wall who is boss.<p>Japanese Twitter user @Onodesu0223 captured this fearless pup defying the laws of physics by …

Is this a crashed UFO? Strange sighting on Google Maps baffles internet sleuths

A strange sighting in the Antarctic snow on Google Maps looks like a crashed UFO - can you use Google Maps to figure out what it is?<p>Internet sleuths are convinced that the remains of a crashed UFO can be seen in the snow of the South Pole - via Google Maps.<p>The co-ordinates of the 'crash site' have …

See Your Favorite '90s Cartoon Characters All Grown Up in These Amazing Pictures

See Your Favorite ’90s Cartoon Characters All Grown Up in These Amazing Pictures<p>T.J. Detweiler is bae.<p>Have you ever wondered what the kids from <i>Recess</i> …

South Park